Author name: Petra O'Rourke

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Positive outlook for university collaboration in Satakunta – Businesses involved in brainstorming new opportunities

Companies from Satakunta’s battery and technology metal cluster, together with the region’s universities and the University of Vaasa, came up with ideas for higher education collaboration at a workshop held on Tuesday 28 November at SAMK’s Pori campus.

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We Research: Using spectroscopy to investigate recycled material flows

Investments related to the green transition and energy use are rapidly increasing the demand for technology metals. The AIST and SUMEA projects are exploring the application of spectroscopy to battery recycling and molten metal analysis, which would benefit industry by improving the efficiency of recycled material process flows.

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Press release: Mirkku the mobile robot to help elderly people

Mirkku is a mobile robot from the joint RoboRFID project of Satakunta University of Applied Sciences and the University of Tampere, which is visiting the Diakon’s DiaHavu elderly home from 26.5.- 8.6.2023 for a test run. Mirkku mobile robot is in the research phase and will be tested for the first time together with residents of the DiaHavu. Mirkku is being tested to ensure that its functions run as smoothly as possible and are suitable for the everyday lives of the elderly residents.

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